SecTor 2018: How to help developers write secure code

There are many people in this world who sometimes don’t like each other: Leaf and Canadiens’ fans, the Hatfields and...

October 5th, 2018 Howard Solomon

SecTor 2018: Security industry is ‘squandering opportunity’

The cyber security industry is squandering the opportunity to make computing safer in an era of an increasing number of...

October 4th, 2018 Howard Solomon

SecTor 2018: Why the cloud means new ways of thinking about security

More organizations are moving to the cloud to host and deliver applications every year as the newness of Internet-based platforms...

October 4th, 2018 Howard Solomon

SecTor 2018: Make better use of logs to improve security, staff satisfaction

The “secret ingredient” to improving enterprise security is right under your nose: Making better use of the logs that hardware...

October 3rd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Tips for tuning a SIEM

Drowning in logs from firewalls, Windows, network switches, Wi-Fi routers and the like? System information and event management (SIEM) suites...

November 21st, 2017 Howard Solomon

Build playbooks to meet emerging threats, SecTor conference told

Infosec leaders in private sector critical infrastructure firms need to have reaction playbooks ready to face cyber attacks if they...

November 17th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Government regulation of IoT coming, SecTor conference told

Government safety regulation of the Internet of Things is coming, warns a prominent security expert, so technologists have to start...

November 16th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Canada’s new cyber security strategy will be based on 5 principles: Senior official

A senior Canadian government official has given a conference of infosec pros a peek at the coming updated federal cyber...

November 15th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Why networking, not just work on networks, helps an infosec career

You’ve spent years writing code, configuring networks and racking up certifications. But getting to know people is the kind of...

November 15th, 2017 Howard Solomon